Help Topic: Deactivate or Reactivate an Account
To deactivate an account just visit your Control Panel and select the Notification Options tab, uncheck the boxes along side Send me any updates sent by the board administrator and Watch every topic I reply to. Scroll to the bottom of the page and click the Save Changes button.
Next visit your Content I Follow and click the Toggle Edit Options button on the far right. Then select the first check box that appears and scroll to the bottom of the page. From the Choose Action drop down menu select Stop notifying me of updates and then click Update Selected.
Depending on how many notifications you may need to repeat the above on several pages.
You will now need to open your Personal Messenger and click the Disable Messenger button.
To reactivate your account at any time you simply need to reverse the above actions.